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MCS wins award for a program that is improving the wellbeing of children and young people

14 Sep 2017

On 31 August, Mercy Community Services’ (MCS) Greater Ipswich Foster Care team was publicly recognised for their outstanding contribution to child safety and protection at th

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Connecting Our Communities: Social Connection and Cultural Diversity in Regional and Rural Life

14 Aug 2017

In May 2017, the Cultural Diversity Hub Toowoomba held a two-day community-based forum on the ways in which social connection and cultural diversity intersect in regional and rural

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Providing warmth this winter to people in need

2 Aug 2017

Mercy Community Services, CatholicCare Social Services, and Toowoomba Refugee and Migrant Support recently partnered with Multicultural Development Australia (MDA Ltd) for MDA&rsqu

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Family fun day promotes stronger, more connected families

22 Jun 2017

On 13 May, the ‘Deadly Families ARE Happy, Safe and Strong’ Fun Day was held for the fifth year running at Riverway in Townsville. The aim of the event is for famili

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Collaborative project helps domestic violence victims seek support

24 Apr 2017

A news article published last week in Beaudesert Times online highlights our commitment to working collaboratively with community and government partners to support people in need.

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Young people reveal their photography skills at a showcase event

17 Mar 2017

As part of a lead-in to National Youth Week 2017 event, a group of young people unveiled their photographs at a showcase event on 28 February to celebrate their efforts and to reco

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Extending thanks to our community supporters

16 Dec 2016

The Romero Centre would like to acknowledge the far-reaching community support that has been shown to the centre recently. Special Christmas hampers were delivered to the centre to

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